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Local Obits for Tue. Apr 16th, 2019

Forsyth

William Osthoff, 93, Cumming
William Osthoff, age 93, of Cumming, Georgia passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2019. The family will have a celebration of life at a later date.

Gwinnett

Lilalee Parpart Blinn, 86, Buford
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Lilalee Parpart Blinn, age 86, of Buford, who passed away on Tuesday, April 16, 2019. Mrs. Blinn was born in Cleveland, Ohio, the dau ...
Peggy Jane Curtis, 79, Liliburn
Peggy Jane Bedingfield Curtis "Granny", 79 of Lilburn GA, passed away Tuesday April 16, 2019.  Curtis was born December 20, 1939 in Atlanta GA, Curtis was a ...

Habersham

Victor Matistic, Demorest
Victor Vincent Matistic, age 75 of Demorest, passed away on Tuesday, April 16, 2019. Vic was born in Scranton, Pennsylvania on September 4, 1943 to the late August and Amelia Ro ...

Hall

Vera Casey Fletcher, 81, Gainesville
Vera Casey Fletcher, 81 of Gainesville passed away Tuesday April 16, 2019 at her residence. Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawsonville Highway, SW, Gaine ...
Judy Presnell, 73, Gainesville
Judy Presnell, 73 of Gainesville passed away Tuesday April 16, 2019 at her residence.   Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced later.   Little ...
Judy Presnell, Gainesville
Judy Presnell of Gainesville passed away Tuesday April 16, 2019 at her residence. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2019 in the chapel of Little &a ...
Ruth T. Collins, 88, Lula
Ruth T. Collins - Echols, age 88, of Lula, Georgia went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at her residence following an extended illness.  Ruth was born on Jun ...
Lila “Jean” Henderson, 78, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Lila “Jean” Henderson, age 78, of Flowery Branch passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at Willowwood Nursing Home, surrounded by her family. Memorial Services wil ...
Rudolph Hubbard, 87, Lula
  Rudolph Hubbard, age 87 of Lula, passed away on Tuesday, April 16, 2019. Born in Homer, Georgia on December 23, 1931, he was a son of the late Myrtice Hubbard. Mr. H ...
Eloise Meeks Smith, 83, Gainesville
Eloise Meeks Smith, age 83, of Gainesville, Georgia, formerly of Cornelia, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 16, 2019. Mrs. Smith was born on May 16, 1935, in ...

White

Daisy Mae Dorsey, 79, Cleveland
Daisy Mae Dorsey, age 79 of Cleveland, passed away on Tuesday, April 16, 2019. Ms. Dorsey was born on June 4, 1939, in Cleveland, Georgia, to the late Payton and Ida J. Butler D ...
Wayne Colston, first principal of Mt. Vernon Elementary School, dies at age 66
The man who served as the first principal of Mt. Vernon Elementary School has died at the age of 66.
'Good Times' Ja'Net DuBois dies; co-wrote 'Jeffersons' theme
Ja’Net DuBois, who played the vivacious neighbor Willona Woods on “Good Times” and composed and sang the theme song for “The Jeffersons,” has died
Kennesaw State's second president, Betty Siegel, dies at 89
Kennesaw State University is mourning the death of its second president, Dr. Betty L
Bill Ensley, coach who revitalized UNG basketball program, dies at 84
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020 for the man who is credited with reviving the basektball program at the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega.
Robert Conrad, star of "The Wild, Wild West," dies at 84
Robert Conrad, the rugged, contentious actor who starred in the hugely popular 1960s television series "Hawaiian Eye" and "The Wild, Wild West," has died
Gainesville banker Bill Galardi dies
Gainesville banker Bill Galardi has died at the age of 73 following a long illness.
Actor-comedian Orson Bean, 91, hit and killed by car in LA
Authorities in Los Angeles say actor and comedian Orson Bean was hit and killed by a car in Los Angeles
Kirk Douglas, longtime influential movie star, dies at 103
Kirk Douglas, the muscular actor with the dimpled chin who starred in "Spartacus," "Lust for Life" and dozens of other films and helped fatally weaken the Hollywood blacklist, has died at 103